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Labor Day 5K/10K/15K

Starts Monday September 6th, 2021

Kennesaw, GA

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September 6, 2021

Race Start  8:00 AM

~ We will be in-person for 2021!~


It's time to say "Good Bye" to summer and we're doing it in the best way we know how...with a 5K, 10K, & 15K!  This event is FREE to all First Responders...Police, Fireman, EMT, etc. 

We've got some great race shirts for 2021, awesome Finisher Medals & Awards to the Top 3 (M & F) Overalls, Top 3 Overall Masters, Overall Grand Master, and Overall Senior Master, as well as the Top 3 in each of the normal age groups 10 & Under - 75+ for all 3 races. (*First Responders may event is Complimentary with ID required, shirt not included).

Event details and schedule

Event Registration

Preview Pricing (through March 31)

  • 5K...$30
  • 10K...$35
  • 15K...$40
  • Virtual 5K...$35
  • Virtual 10K...$40
  • Virtual 15K...$50

Early Bird Pricing (April 1 - May 31)

  • 5K...$35
  • 10K...$40
  • 15K...$45
  • Virtual 5K...$35
  • Virtual 10K...$40
  • Virtual 15K...$50

Regular Pricing (June 1 - August 28)

  • 5K...$40
  • 10K...$45
  • 15K...$50
  • Virtual 5K...$35
  • Virtual 10K...$40
  • Virtual 15K...$50

Last Minute Pricing (August 29- September 6)**

  • 5K...$45
  • 10K...$50
  • 15K...$55
  • Virtual 5K...$35 (closes 9/3)
  • Virtual 10K...$40 (closes 9/3)
  • Virtual 15K...$50 (closes 9/3)

**Register by August 29th to guarantee a shirt in your size.  Afterwards, they'll be while supplies last.

*If you are a First Responder, we'd like to say "Thank You & please enjoy a complimentary race!  If you would like to purchase a shirt to remember your race, they are available during your registration for $15.  ID is Required at Check-In.

Groups & Teams

Running is more F-U-N together, even if we're far apart! 

Grab your friends, co-workers, neighbors or family and participate as a TEAM.  Your TEAM can be local or across the states; virtual participants will have their shirts shipped!  Teams of 5 or more receive discounts off their registration, discounts below.

5+...$2.50 off

11+…$3.75 off

21+…$5 off

51+…$6.25 off

100+…$7.50 off


Course & Timing

All 3 courses Start and Finish in the Parking Lot of AMC Theatres in Kennesaw. The routes are fairly flat & fast and are an out and back.  We'll be timing everyone for the start & finish.  

Course Map




Awards & Goodies

Awards in both races as follows:

Top 3 Overall Male & Female 
Top 3 Overall Masters (40+) 
Top 3 Overall Grand Master (50+) 
Top 3 Overall Senior Master (60+)
Top 3 in each age group (10 & under - 75+)

All participants will receive an awesome Finisher Medal!  This is the last of our 3 patriotic events so make sure you're signed up to connect all three!

All participants registered by 8/29 are guaranteed their choice of an awesome race shirt (child sizes may be cotton).


Virtual Running - How it works & Link for Time Submission

Can't make it out to the event site on race day?

Still want to participate or support the cause and have a shot at an award? or maybe you saw the shirt and said:  "Sweet...I want one!"  Then the virtual race is for you.  Run when & where you want, just submit your time by end of Race Day.  We'll ship out virtual packages the Monday after event date! *Shipping available for continental US only.

New to Virtual Running?  Here's how it works:

Step 1

Get excited, grab some friends and buddies to join you!  Sign up and register for the Labor Day 5K/10K/15K Virtual!

Step 2

Download your Custom Digital Bib!  Hydrate, grab your buddy (or not) and get ready to get moving!

Step 3

Get out there and run or walk! You can run at the park, your favorite route in your neighborhood; anywhere you want.   Please remember to social distance & be safe!

Step 4


Share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route and use the hashtag #LaborDay5K10K15K

Step 5

Submit your results directly on RunSignUp.com

You can submit your race time HERE on the Virtual Results page anytime anytime from September 1st until 9/6/2021 11:59 PM.

Step 6

View your Virtual Results HERE Monday after the Event Date.



Bib Mailout - Early Packet Pickup

We have several Bib/Packet pickup options available for you.  Sleep in a few extra minutes on race morning...just show up with enough time to get in the start coral.  

Bib Mail Out... $3.00 you can have your bib mailed straight to your front door.  Note, bibs will be sent out via USPS.  We'll be sending them out periodically, last mailing Monday before Race Week.  Please ensure you put in your complete mailing address.  We are not be responsible for any returned, lost or misplaced mail-out bibs.   Bib Mail-outs are non-refundable.  

*Not responsible for lost mail & bibs left at home.  **Replacement bibs will be charged on-site for $2.00.

Early Packet Pickup...Info Coming

Race Day Pickup...Check-In opens at 7:00 am on race morning.  Be sure to arrive closer to 7:00 am than 8:00 am. We strongly encourage you to come to Early Packet Pickup.




Event Courtesy & Refund Policy

Our events are designed to be fun for the entire family. With that in mind; any competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike
conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds.

All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.

Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants...there are no refunds in this case.

Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.

No COVID-19 Refunds.  If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided.  The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.



Event Schedule

August 29     11:59 PM - Last day for Guaranteed shirt & size

September 5    4-7 PM  - Early Packet Pickup - Location to be determined

September 6  7:00 AM - Check-In & Race Day Registration Opens

                      8:00 AM - All Races start



Five Star Championship & Turkey Trot

All participants will automatically qualify for (1) FREE entry into one of the 2021 Five Star Thanksgiving Turkey Trots.  See event website.

Top finishers will also have the opportunity to earn a spot in the Championships held in January 2022. The number of spots available is based on the total registration...see event website 



Race Distances

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Places to Stay

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Start Location

2600 Cobb Place Lane Nw, Kennesaw, GA

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